TIME TRAVEL GUIDE — How to Time Travel in Animal Crossing New Horizons
- Time traveling in Animal Crossing lets you quickly progress the story, unlock new bugs and fish, and more.
- To time travel in Animal Crossing: New Horizons, you need to change your Switch’s date and time settings.
- If you time travel too far ahead, your villagers might move out and weeds will grow throughout the town.
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In a lot of ways, Animal Crossing is a game of patience. You need to wait for buildings to be constructed, for special NPCs to arrive in town, and for new fish and bugs to appear. In other words: Few things happen quickly. And when you consider that the game moves in real time, you might be waiting for days, if not weeks.